Steel

Technological breakthrough could cut steelmaking emissions by 90%

Researchers from the University of Birmingham in the UK have designed an innovative adaptation for existing iron and steel furnaces…

Schnitzer Steel tops ‘Global 100’ most sustainable corporations

US metal recycler Schnitzer Steel is the world’s most sustainable corporation, according to Canadian research company Corporate Knights’ 2023 corporate…

The four-horse race to decarbonise steel

The steel industry accounts for roughly 8% of global CO2 emissions. The sector is considered critical to the world’s net-zero…

The Inflation Reduction Act: The moment for US green steel and fertiliser

Industry in the US will soon have access to the cheapest green hydrogen in the world, allowing companies to replace…

The US-EU green steel deal: Climate breakthrough or lipstick on a pig?

US President Joe Biden was handed a number of ticking time bombs by his predecessor Donald Trump. One of them…

Pipeline of polluting coal and steel projects revealed in China – report

New coal power and steel projects announced in China in the first half of 2021 will emit CO2 equivalent to…

European steel industry on course to blow carbon budget by 2035

The European steel industry is on course to exceed its emissions budget by 2035, as only 26% of its carbon…

With the right policies, the UK could lead on green steel production

Wherever in the world you sit down to dinner, there is a strong possibility your knife and fork are from…

Circularity in China’s steel sector could slash emissions by ten billion tonnes

Improved product recycling in China’s energy-intensive industries– including steel, cement, aluminium and plastic production – could reduce carbon emissions by…

Digital emissions expected to outpace steel and cement in China

Carbon emissions from China’s digital infrastructure, including data centres and 5G base stations, will continue to rise in the coming…